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仲代達矢 1932-

Works: 299 works in 877 publications in 8 languages and 12,618 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Melodrama  Interviews  Fiction  Biography  Motion pictures  Film sequels 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Ran by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
118 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 2,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the early 16th century Japan, an ageing ruler, Lord Hidetora, annpounces his intention to divide his land equally among 3 sons. This decision unleashes a power struggle between the 3
Kagemusha by Tsutomu Yamazaki ( Visual )
90 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstructing the splendor of feudal Japan and the pageantry or war, Kurosawa creates a soaring historical epic about a peasant impersonating a nobleman in battle. Kagemusha is presented in its original 180 min. uncut Japanese version
Tengoku to jigoku by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy manufacturer is ruined by a kidnapper who demands a huge ransom for what turns out to be the man's chauffeur's son
Seppuku by Masaki Kobayashi ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peace in 17th-century Japan causes the Shogunate's breakup of warrior clans, throwing thousands of samurai out of work and into poverty. An honorable end to such fate under the samurai code is ritual suicide, or hara-kiri
Tsubaki Sanjūrō by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of young men set out to clean up the corruption in their town. They are joined by a scruffy, cynical samurai who doesn't fit their concept of how a warrior should look and act
Kaidan ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consists of four stories of the supernatural based on Japanese folk material. In The black hair, a poor young samurai leaves his first wife to marry a rich woman. When he is unhappy in his second marriage, he returns to his first wife, who at first appears unchanged from when he last saw her. In The woman of the snow, a woodcutter is spared by a mysterious ghost-like woman in the snow, but must promise never to tell anyone what he has seen. In Hoichi, the earless, a blind musician-monk named Hoichi is commanded by a gathering of ghosts to sing the saga of their ancient deeds. The head monk paints Hoichi's body with prayer verses to protect him, but unfortunately overlooks Hoichi's ears. In In a cup of tea, a writer wonders what would happen to a person who drinks another's soul and finds out
Yōjinbō ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Director Akira Kurosawa's influential 1961 effort, an action-packed, sometimes humorous reconception of the individualistic loner from the American Western, stars Mifune, the director's leading man of choice, as a samurai-for-hire who becomes involved in a dispute between two warring factions in a small village
Tsubaki Sanjūrō Sanjuro by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A skilled but slovenly ronin comes to the aid of a group of naive young warriors fighting their corrupt clan leaders and manages to keep them out of trouble and alive in spite of their high ideals
Daibosatsutōge The sword of doom by Kihachi Okamoto ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in Japanese and English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ryunosuke is a sociopathic samurai. When he is scheduled for an exhibition match at his fencing school, the wife of his opponent begs Ryunosuke to throw the match, offering her own virtue in trade
Ningen no jōken ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells of the journey of the well-intentioned yet naive Kaji from labor camp supervisor to Imperial Army soldier to Soviet POW. Constantly trying to rise above a corrupt system, Kaji time and again finds his morals an impediment rather than an advantage
Three films by Hiroshi Teshigahara by Hiroshi Teshigahara ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woman in the dunes: An amateur entomologist leaves Tokyo to study an unclassified species of beetle that resides in a remote, vast desert. When he misses his bus back to civilization, he is persuaded to spend the night in the home of a young widow who lives in a hut at the bottom of a sand dune
Tanin no kao The face of another by Hiroshi, 1927- Teshigahara ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in Japanese and English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychological study of a scientist whose face has been destroyed by an explosion. He decides to regain contact with society by wearing a mask, and assuming a new artificial identity
Kiru Kiru ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pair of down-on-their-luck swordsmen arrive in a dusty, windblown town, where they become involved in a local clan dispute. One, a former farmer, dreams of being a samurai. The other, a former samurai, prefers living anonymously
Kwaidan by Masaki Kobayashi ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most meticulously crafted supernatural fantasy films ever made, "Kwaidan" features four nightmarish tales about mortals caught up in forces beyond their comprehension when the supernatural world intervenes in their lives. For the first time in the West, this is the complete 183 minute cut, incorporating 21 minutes never before seen outside Japan
Karamiai ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On his deathbed, a wealthy businessman announces that his fortune is to be split equally among his three illegitimate children, whose whereabouts are unknown. A bevy of lawyers and associates begin machinations to procure the money for themselves, resorting to the use of impostors and blackmail. Yet all are outwitted by the cunning of the man's secretary, in this entertaining condemnation of unchecked greed
Kuroi kawa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the rampant moral corruption on and around U.S. military bases in Japan following World War II. Kobayashi spirals out from the story of a love triangle that develops between a good-natured student, his innocent girlfriend, and a coldhearted criminal to reveal a nation slowly succumbing to lawlessness and violence
Yōjimbō Sanjūrō Two samurai films by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Yojimbo": the masterless samurai Sanjuro, who slyly manipulates two warring clans to his own advantage in a small, dusty village. "Sanjuro": A crafty samurai helps a young man and his fellow clansmen save his uncle, who has been framed and imprisoned by a corrupt superintendant
Enjō Conflagration ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in Japanese and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of a young religious fanatic and his desire to keep his beloved temple from being dirtied by the presence of impure forces trying to take advanatage of the temple
Human condition ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in Japanese and English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pacifist civilian's humane treatment of mine workers and Allied prisoners of war angers the Japanese authorities during World War II
Jōiuchi hairȳo tsuma shimatsu by Masaki Kobayashi ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Isaburo, a renowned swordsman ... is the essence of samurai loyalty until his overlord demands the return of a former mistress, Isaburo's beloved daughter-in-law. The injustice to his family forces Isaburo to take a heroic stand for individual freedom and moves him towards a revolt he can never win."--Container
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Alternative Names
Motohisa Nakadai.
Nakadai, Motohisa.
Nakadai, Motohisa 1932-
Nakadai, Tatsuya.
Nakadai, Tatsuya 1932-
Tatsuya Nakadai.
ナカダイ, タツヤ 1932-
仲代, 達矢 1932-...
仲代達也 1932-
仲代達夫 1932-
仲代達矢 1932-
Japanese (311)
Spanish (24)
English (23)
German (20)
French (10)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (3)
Turkish (1)